Structural attributes contributing to locomotor performance in the ostrich

Doctoral thesis English OPEN
Schaller, Nina U.;
(2008)
  • Subject: 570 | 570 Life sciences

As the fastest long-endurance runner, the bipedal ostrich (Struthio camelus) was selected as a prime model organism to investigate the physical attributes underlying this advanced locomotor performance. A specific integrative approach combining morphological, morphometr... View more
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